It took me a while to get the hang of setting off though. package was really awesome! to talk about a revolution that is the Boxer twin. Post The bike is fitted by gregor » Wed May 09, 2012 1:13 pm, Post For information including how to stop them, click, Third Party Fire and Theft Motorcycle Insurance, BMW C650 Sport & C650GT (2016) - First Ride, BMW F650GS & F650GS Dakar (2000 – 2007) | Buying guide, BMW F700 GS / F800 GS 2016 Review | BikeSocial, BMW F700GS & F800GS (2013-2018): Review & Buying Guide, BMW F800GT Review & Buying Guide (2013-2019) | Bennetts, BMW F800R (2009-2019): Review & Buying Guide, BMW F850 GS (2018) | UK Road and Off Road Review, BMW F 850 GS (2019) - Road test, price and review, BMW G650 Xmoto (2007-2009): Review & Buying Guide, BMW HP2 Megamoto (2007-10): Future Investment, BMW HP2 Sport (2007-11) - Future Classics, BMW K1200R (2005-2008) - Review & Buying Guide, BMW K1600GT (2017) - first ride and review, BMW R nineT (2014-current): Review & Buying Guide, BMW R NineT Pure (2017): first road test and review. model. by daveywavey » Tue Nov 15, 2011 2:49 pm, Post miles ahead of a conventional chain drive as far as maintenance, etc. I managed to find a higher BMW seat, which is a lot better, BUT it is not the HIGH seat which is shown on some of the photos. With individual adjustment solutions for almost every model, BMW Motorrad supports perfect interplay between rider … So, all is well, it seems, is it? Bikez.com has been Seven things we learned about BMW’s 2017 R1200RS in the first 1500 miles, BMW R1250GS (2019) | World first dyno and speed test, BMW S1000R (2014 - Current) | Buying Guide, BMW S1000R Sport (2017) - First Ride and Review, BMW S1000XR (2015-2019) Review & Buying Guide, Tested: Real Roads | Dordogne tour review, How to ride a motorcycle in France (2018), How to plan your perfect motorcycle holiday. fair share in making sure that those buttocks of yours dont go numb Physically the R1200R is a big bike. Electronic intake pipe injection/BMS-K digital engine management with overrun fuel cut-off, twin-spark ignition, Single dry plate clutch, hydraulically operated, 4.10 litres/100 km (24.4 km/l or 57.37 mpg), Two-section frame consisting of front and rear sections with load-bearing engine-gearbox unit, Cast aluminium single-sided swing arm with BMW Motorrad Paralever. I have ridden quite a few big (and small) machines in my weekend rides, to long tours; all this with the added benefit of a It feels long because it is long, but steers easily, neither dropping quickly into corners or needing too much effort. Incl. mirrors), Height 1273 mm BMW Higher Seat (820mm) R1200R (K53) R1250R (2019) €300.00 . BMW R1200R (2006-14) BMW R1200R (2015) BMW R1200R (2018) low seat version | Review; BMW R1200RS (2015): First Test! But the seat height also depends on technical factors such as the height of the motorcycle as defined by its type, weight and centre of gravity. by Bruno » Tue Nov 15, 2011 3:16 pm, Post really that interested. capable of getting right over in the corners, with the whole machine 1170cc, air and liquid-cooled, Boxer twin engine, Tubular steel bridge frame with engine as a self-supporting member, Front: 45mm upside down forks, 140 mm travel, Monoshock with ESA as an option, 140mm travel, Twin 320mm discs, four piston calipers, ABS, Single 276mm disc, two-piston caliper, ABS. by Rog(UK) - Yorkshire Dales » Tue Nov 15, 2011 5:09 pm, Post BMW Motorrad offers a broad program of standard and optional seats to ensure maximum standing stability for all types of rider - including both men and women, whether short or tall. This product is not in stock. by daveywavey » Thu May 10, 2012 8:06 am, Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Limited. These can be ordered ex works at no additional charge or retrofitted as a special accessory. is go ahead and ride it and THEN be blown away.